Lucie MACKOVÁ, M.A., Ph.D.

Contact

Email: lucie.mackova@upol.cz

Office hours

Scheduled via email

Teaching

  • Migration in Today’s World (XMIG)
  • Introduction to Foresight (YFORS)
  • Possible Futures Mapping (YMAP)
  • English Language for Development Studies (ANG1, AN1, AN2, ANX3)

Education

2014 – 2019

Palacký University, Faculty of Science, Olomouc, Czech Republic

PhD study programme: International Development Studies

2012 – 2013
Central European University (CEU), Budapest, Hungary

MA International Relations and European Studies

Thesis – Tale of Two Organizations: UNHCR and UNRWA in Lebanon

2008 – 2012

University of St Andrews, St Andrews, United Kingdom

MA International Relations and Social Anthropology (First Class)

Dissertation – Refugee Warriors: The Case Study of Goma

Publications

Research articles

  • Filipec, Ondřej and Lucie Macková. “Fortifying against the threat: Can walls stop irregular migration?”, Slovak Journal of Political Sciences 19, 1 (2019).
  • Říkovský, Jan and Lucie Macková. “Providing aid in complex refugee situations: A case study of Belgrade.” Development, Environment and Foresight 3, 1 (2017).
  • Macková, Lucie. “Zahraniční politika a migrace – od stereotypů k realitě” (in Czech). Mezinárodní politika, special issue (2017), http://www.iir.cz/article/zahranicni-politika-a-migrace-od-stereotypu-k-realite.
  • Macková, Lucie and Lubor Kysučan. “The history and politics of human mobility.” Development, Environment and Foresight 2, 1 (2016).

Book reviews

  • Macková, Lucie. Review of Exodus: Jak migrace mění náš svět (in Czech), by Paul Collier. Mezinárodní vztahy 54, 1 (2019).
  • Macková, Lucie. Review of Global Migration: Patterns, Processes, and Politics, by Elizabeth Mavroudi and Caroline Nagel. Dve domovini/Two Homelands 46 (2017).

Conference proceedings

  • Macková, Lucie “Return migrant entrepreneurship in Armenia: Possibilities and Realities”, proceedings of the MDE conference on Migration and diaspora entrepreneurship, Bremen, Germany, November 30-December 1, 2017.
  • Macková, Lucie. “Migrace – Jak rozlišit pojmy a dojmy” (in Czech). In Rozcestník I – Vybrané přednášky ze semináře Aktuální výzvy I – Migrace a Letní školy rozvojové spolupráce, edited by Lenka Voleníková, 6-11. Olomouc: Univerzita Palackého v Olomouci, 2016.

Online documents

  • Macková, Lucie and Zora Hesová, “Migrace a rozvoj: Může být rozvojová politika součástí řešení migrační krize?” Briefing paper AMO, listopad 2017, https://www.amo.cz/cs/azylova-a-migracni-politika-eu-do-roka-a-do-dne/migrace-a-rozvoj-muze-byt-rozvojova-politika-soucasti-reseni-migracni-krize/

Research Interests

migration and development, return migration, skilled migration, role of international organizations and NGOs